Quico says: I loved this bit, from The Economist’s piece on Chávez’s proposed constitutional reform. After explaining how the proposal would do away with presidential term limits, it notes:
State governors and mayors will still be subject to term limits—otherwise they might become caudillos, Mr Chávez said recently, without irony.
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